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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

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A Year After the Fires

A critical question we need to ask about this year’s catastrophic bushfires is this: What is the best type of long-term spiritual and pastoral care we can offer people and their...

An Anniversary and an Opening in South Wagga

During November South Wagga Anglican celebrated the five-year anniversary of the amalgamation of St Alban's Kooringal and St Paul's Turvey Park. Bishop Mark and Monica joined us...

CGGS Students Volunteer with Embracing Ministries

During the October holidays this year, several year 10 students from Canberra Girls Grammar School took part in a volunteering opportunity with Embracing Ministries. Embracing...

How a University Residential College Fared During COVID

St Martin’s College is welcoming new students studying at Charles Sturt University Wagga Wagga campus and students studying medicine through UNSW at Wagga Wagga Campus. St...

Wagga Wagga Friends Host Their Own Fund-Raiser Lunch

An advertisement appeared in the latest Newsletter from Friends of St Saviour's Cathedral, which was an ‘Invitation to a Soup and Sandwich Lunch that Isn’t’. The Soup and...

Meet Deacon Sarah Plummer

In May I was appointed Executive Manager for Mission and Training with Anglicare (NSW South, West & ACT), responsible for overseeing all induction, formal training, mission...

Good things can be even better

Good things can be even better when we do them together. Next year, our Diocese will be participating together in three seasons of focussed engagement to help us better...

Bishop Mark’s Christmas Message – Grace and Truth

Sometimes we struggle to know how to pursue two good goals simultaneously. Take, for example, the yearning for freedom and the desire to be safe. Both are important to us, but...

Holbrook Finds Ways to Be Good and Be Different

The COVID Pandemic has created opportunities to think outside the box and be creative and stay positive. Holbrook Parish has been doing just that, especially with not being able...

Celebrating St Simon’s Day

On Saturday night, 24 October, St Simon’s in Kaleen hosted a dinner in celebration of St Simon’s Day. So many folk enjoyed seeing each other face to face at dinner, and then...

COMING EVENTS

St Mark’s Open Day – 21 November 2020

Full details: https://stmarks.edu.au/event/st-marks-open-day-2020/

World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel – 13-20 September 2020

  This week is the World Council of Churches designated World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel. This year’s theme is ‘creative solidarity in common fragility’. The...